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January - July 2010 Hottest on Record, Report Says

CLIMATE CENTRAL - After the second warmest July on record, 2010 is shaping up to be one of the hottest years on the books.

Why Can’t Scientists Say the Recent Extreme Weather Events Are ‘Proof’ of Climate Change?

The extreme weather events we are seeing today, such as flooding in Pakistan and the Russian heat wave, are theoretically possible with or wit…

Scientist Explores Links Between Extreme Weather and Climate Change

In an interview, Dr. Peter Stott of the UK Met Office explains the complicated relationship between climate change and extreme weather events.…

Countries That Set New Record Highs in 2010

More countries have set new record high temperatures in 2010 than during any other year since instrumental records began.

Heat Records Broken in 17 Countries So Far This Year

More countries have set new record high temperatures this year than during any other year since instrumental records began.

Connecting the Dots Between Russian Heat Wave and Asian Floods

The epic Russian heat wave, deadly flooding in Pakistan, and climate change may be related, but exactly how is unclear.

Relentless Heat Wave Roasts Russia

The extreme heat that has gripped many parts of the world this year has been truly impressive from a historical standpoint.

From Russia: More Heat, Less Wheat

Heat wave cuts Russian wheat yield in a prelude of future climate change-related events.

New York: July Days Over 90 Degrees

By mid-century in New York, the sweltering heat of July 2010 may be thought of as cooler-than-average conditions, as more days above 90…

Philadelphia: July Days Over 90 Degrees

By mid-century in Philadelphia, the sweltering heat of July 2010 may be thought of as cooler-than-average conditions, as more days above 90Ã…

Boston: July Days Over 90 Degrees

By mid-century in Boston, the sweltering heat of July 2010 may be thought of as cooler-than-average conditions, as more days above 90°…

Washington, DC: July Days Over 90 Degrees

By mid-century in Washington, DC, the sweltering heat of July 2010 may be thought of as cooler-than-average conditions, as more days above 90…

Tracking Temperature for a Better Look at Climate Change

A new report discusses the irreversibility of climate change.

Record Global Warm Streak Extended Through June

Data shows that 2010 is on track to be warmest year on record.

Climate Change Can Be Hazardous to Your Health

DAILY CLIMATE - From heat stress to sewage overflows, climate change promises to bring extreme weather that can throw our nation's ill-prepare…

More Heat to Come — Eventually

While no single extreme event can be cited as proof of climate change, the more you see, the more you have to believe something is going on.…

Northeast: July Days Over 95 Degrees

Present vs. projected July days over 95 degrees Fahrenheit

Record-Breaking Heat

Thinking Cool Thoughts During the Heat Wave

Warm weather records have outpaced cool weather records nationwide by a ratio of about two to one in the past decade.

New England’s Stately Oaks and Hemlocks Give Way as the Region Warms

DAILY CLIMATE - Spring did not come for the oaks of Martha's Vineyard. In the denuded branches, scientists see a fingerprint of climate chang…

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